Pam Ayres (Author), Graham Percy (Illustrator).
Pam Ayres (Author), Graham Percy (Illustrator). A father is going to cut down the chestnut tree in the yard and the children are excited because of all the fun they will have when the tree is cut down (climb on the tree, use the wood to build toys and a fort, et. Then they stop to think about what it would be like when the tree is gone (no. shade to rest in after playing, no leaves to rake and play in, et. and they decide to keep the tree after all. The story shows children how to think through a decision and its consequences. The book is beautifully illustrated and written in rhyming verse.
Written by Pam Ayres and illustrated by Graham Percy, this book is wonderful, good for .
Written by Pam Ayres and illustrated by Graham Percy, this book is wonderful, good for the whole family! . .
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Start by marking When Dad Cuts Down the Chestnut Tree as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. The prospect of seeing the chestnut tree cut down makes a child think of all the good things that will come from its removal; but then come thoughts about all the good reasons for letting the tree stay where it is. Get A Copy.
Illustrations for When Dad cuts down the chestnut tree (1988) by Pam Ayres. The Imaginative Life and Times of Graham Percy was a major posthumous exhibition of Percy's work. Illustrations for the Fantastic Flying Journey (1987) and Fantastic Dinosaur Adventure (1989) by the noted author and naturalist Gerald Durrell. The Imaginative Life and Times of Graham Percy was a major posthumous exhibition of Percy's work
Illustrations for When Dad cuts down the chestnut tree (1988) by Pam Ayres. uk: The Tiger's Tale/Book With Tail (Graham Percy's Animal Tails): Graham Percy: Books Retrieved on 03 June 2013. uk: The Wind in the Willows (Little Classics): Kenneth Grahame,Graham Percy: Books Retrieved on 03 June 2013. Brief Record (Library of Congress Online Catalog) Retrieved on 03 June 2013.
Find nearly any book by PAM AYRES. Get the best deal by comparing prices from over 100,000 booksellers. When Dad Cuts Down The Chestnut Tree: ISBN 9780394804354 (978-0-394-80435-4) Hardcover, Knopf Books for Young Readers, 1988. The Works: Selected Poems. ISBN 9780563367512 (978-0-563-36751-2) Softcover, Parkwest Pubns, 1993.
Poet Pam Ayres recalls learning about the harm to the animals at St.The Last Hedgehog by Pam Ayres, with illustrations by Alice Tait, is published by Picador on May 3, priced £. 9.
Poet Pam Ayres recalls learning about the harm to the animals at St Tiggywinkles. Hedgehogs have been poisoned, injured in traffic and mutilated by mowers. One of the first poems Pam performed warned people to be careful of them. Those hedgehogs, so poorly equipped to tackle modern life, gave me the idea for my book The Last Hedgehog. They made me determined to help, and I’ve learned there is plenty we can do, with even the smallest patch of space. A previous version of this article was illustrated with a photograph of a breed of domesticated hedgehog.
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